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jazz legend and concord native dave brubecker earned a nomination hours after he passed away yesterday at the age of 91. brubeck was nominated with his son chris for composition based on black and white photographer of ansel adams. jazz master won life time achievement grammy a but never won in the individual category. >> unbelievable. >> new hobbit movie has more than rave review. some viewers complained of motion sicknesses and nausea when watching the hobbit. unexpected journey. warner brother explained that that's because these experiences happened it was probably because of the speed at which the movie was filmed. you see the hobbit shot using 48 frames per second. double the standard rate. it was also shot in 3d and makes images sharper and motion appeared faster. power presenting sports tonight. >> exactly. things coming fast and furious for the raiders tonight. >> motion sicknesses and nausea felt by raider fans watching the offense. raiders trying to stop the losing streak with the broncos. had other ideas about that. sports for over 60,000 california foster children
Dec 5, 2012 9:00pm PST
legend. dave brubeck was born in concord and went on to world acclaim with his style. how brubeckchanged jazz. ♪ ♪ >> take five the signature piece of the brubeck quartet. best selling jazz single of all time. it made him a pop star. >> he connected with the people and band mates. he is a delightful person. it came out in his music. >> the jazz festival is in the 30th season. he wag is was here for the opening of the 1994 season and growing up in concord. >> courtney band used to rehearse in our house. i heard that band from the time i was five or six years oe89d. >> he played piano in stockton. after a stint in the service he went to mills in service. >> the g.i. bill. >> where he formed his first group. this music was almost too sophisticated. so he toured colleges. he was america's most popular jazz man. >> he took poly rhythms and times, it was just jamming. >> he advanced racial justice playing black clubs in the south. >> he was really completely a modest spiritual guy. >> he was a kennedy center honors recipient in 2009. >> keep smiling dave and please keep maki
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year in jail. >>> jazz fans are mourning the legendary pianist and bay area native, dave brew beck. ♪ ♪ brubeck obtained pop star claim with take five. he became famous for being one of the few white jazz musicians who played at black clubs during the height of segregation. he passed way from heart failure at a hospital in connecticut. he was born in concord and grew in the bay area. he was one day short of his 92nd birthday >>> the london hospital where the duchess of cambridge is being treated is most likely -- an australian disc jockey called pretending to be the queen. >> when is a good time to visit? >> i suggest any time after 9:00 would be suitable. >> the deejay connected with one of kate's personal nurses who actually gave an update on her condition. she is being treated for severe form of morning sickness. she is feeling better which is comforting news for prince william he was all smites as he left the hospital last night -- he was all smiles as he left the hospital last night. >> the keen wouldn't speak like that. >> she wouldn't call her -- herself she has people.